TypingWeb: Free, Online Self-Directed Typing Course
Digital Citizenship

TypingWeb: Free, Online Self-Directed Typing Course

One of the skills we are focusing on developing with our sixth grade students this year is typing. In an effort to personalize this instruction and make it more engaging than me standing in front of the class calling out, “a s d f space j k l semicolon,” we’ve implemented TypingWeb. TypingWeb is a … Continue reading

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InfoFriday: Cyberbullying Moves From The Playground To The Web
Digital Citizenship / Visualizations

InfoFriday: Cyberbullying Moves From The Playground To The Web

This year, I have heard of many schools struggling with students being cyberbullied or instigating the cyberbullying. The influx of ways to communicate with each other online leads many students to post texts or images without considering the repercussions of those actions – which can be as devastating as suspension, expulsion, and sometimes criminal action. I believe … Continue reading